Silicon Valley Review S4, Ep8: Key Man Insurance v. Key Holder Clauses
June 16, 2017 | By Vela Wood
Silicon Valley Review is a podcast hosted by Kevin and Aaron. Through the years, our firm has represented hundreds of startups and small businesses around the world, and we’re excited to pass along our experience. In this podcast, we review each episode of HBO’s Silicon Valley series and discuss how it applies to your startup and the real venture world as a whole.
In this episode, Kevin and Aaron review Season 4, Episode 8: The Keenan Vortex and discuss the difference between key man insurance and key holder clauses, using another company’s IP, and the likelihood of a venture deal blowing up.
See definitions and examples of venture terms used in this episode:
- Due Diligence
- Fiduciary Duty
- Invention Assignment
- Key Employee
- Key Man Insurance
- Post-Money Valuation
- Pre-Money Valuation
- Restricted Stock Purchase Agreement
- Series A Round
- Term Sheet
- Trade Secret
- Which insurance does my startup need?
- VW Startup Lifecycle Infographic
- Protecting Your Intellectual Property
- Term Sheets 101 Podcast
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